Department of History and Civilisation

We investigate the global, comparative, and transnational history of Europe since 1400

Doctoral programme

We encourage our Ph.D. researchers to think beyond boundaries

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Research & Teaching

A vibrant intellectual community of study interactions and work exchanges

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Professors, fellows, Ph.D. researchers and administrative staff of the Department

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Global, comparative, and transnational approaches to the history of Europe in the world since 1400.

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Translating history and beyond: a conversation with Ann Thomson

After having served as Chair in Intellectual History and long-standing Professor at the Department of History and Civilisation, Emerita Professor Ann Thomson reflects on her experiences, role and current research projects as she departs from the EUI and steps into the next phase of her career.

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The magic of medicine: Introducing Lauren Kassell

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History researcher Asensio Robles Lopez awarded paper prize

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Experiencing epidemics: Contextualising COVID-19 in history

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Summer School

Global and Transnational History: What is European History in the 21st Century?

How can European History illuminate the global and transnational dynamics which have shaped the lives of differently situated Europeans?

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VIDEO: Three-minute presentations of Ph.D. research topics

War for Sale in the Nineteenth Century: a study of Peninsular War veterans' memoirs - Matilda Greig

Spiritual Empire: Spanish Diplomacy and Latin America in the 1920s - Gaël Sánchez Cano

National responses to internal displacement and sovereignty - Ileana Dana Nicolau

Department of History and Civilisation

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Via Bolognese 156 - 50139 Firenze  

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